3M™ Heat Shrink Tubing BBI

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  • Suitable for copper or aluminum bus bars, metal-enclosed bus bars, metal-clad switchgear and substation switchgear
  • Made of red cross-linked polyolefin
  • Withstands temperatures of -67 to 230 degrees F (-55 to 110 degrees C)
  • Flame-retardant
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Attribute Name
Value
Brand
3M™
Color Family
Multi-color
Expanded Wall Thickness
0.043 in, 0.046 in, 0.048 in, 0.049 in, 0.054 in, 0.059 in
Flame Retardant
Yes
Heat Shrink Type
Heavy-Duty Heat Shrink Tubing
Inner Diameter After Shrink (Imperial)
0.043 in, 0.054 in, 0.128 in, 1.024 in, 10.29 in, 15.43 in, 3.28 in, 4.53 in, 5.43 in, 6.669 in, 7.571 in, 8.28 in
Inner Diameter After Shrink (Metric)
115 mm, 137.9 mm, 169.4 mm, 192.3 mm, 2.04 mm, 210 mm, 26 mm, 26.137 cm², 261.4 mm, 3.23 mm, 3.78 mm, 39.18 cm², 8.331 cm²
Inner Diameter Before Shrink (Imperial)
0.114 in, 0.127 in, 10.28 in, 10.858 in, 12.858 in, 13 in, 16.43 in, 2.362 in, 24.14 in, 3.78 in, 5.57 in, 8.86 in
Inner Diameter Before Shrink (Metric)
14.148 cm², 225 mm, 261 mm, 275.8 mm, 326.6 mm, 330 mm, 41.732 cm², 417.3 mm, 5.3 mm, 60 mm, 61.32 cm², 8.83 mm, 96 mm
Manufacturing Origin
USA
Material
Cross-linked Polyolefin, Polyolefin
Maximum Operating Temperature (Celsius)
110 Degree Celsius
Maximum Operating Temperature (Fahrenheit)
230 Degree Fahrenheit
Maximum Recovered Tubing I. D.
1.01 in, 1.67 in, 2.04 in, 2.33 in, 2.55 in, 3.18 in, 3.78 in, 4.53 in
Minimum Expanded Tubing I. D.
10.28 in, 2.38 in, 4.35 in, 5.3 in, 5.9 in, 6.78 in, 8.25 in, 8.83 in
Model
Heat-shrink
Operating Temperature (Celsius)
-55 °C to 110 °C
Operating Temperature Range (Celsius)
-55 °C to 110 °C
Operating Temperature Range (Fahrenheit)
-67 °F to 230 °F
Outside Diameter (Bar Circumference)
10.29 - 16.43 inch, 12.29 - 19.23 inch, 15.43 - 24.14 inch, 3.28 - 5.57 inch, 5.43 - 8.86 inch, 6.67 - 10.86 inch, 7.57 - 12.86 inch, 8.28 - 13.00 inch
Overall Length (Imperial)
20 ft, 50 ft
Overall Length (Metric)
15.2 m, 15.24 m, 6.1 m
Product Color
Orange, Red
Product Type
Bus Bar Tubing
Recovered Wall Thickness
0.113 in, 0.114 in, 0.117 in, 0.127 in, 0.128 in, 0.13 in, 0.138 in
Rectangular Size
(1-1/2 x 1/4) to (2-1/2 x 1/2) Inch (5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV, 25 kV), (2-1/2 x 3/8) to (4 x 3/4) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV, 25 kV), (3 x 5/8) to (5 x 3/4) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV, 25 kV), (3-1/2 x 1/2) to (6 x 3/4) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV, 25 kV), (4 x 1/4) to (4 x 3/4) Inch (for 35 kV), (4 x 1/4) to (6 x 3/4) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV, 25 kV), (5 x 1/4) to (5 x 3/4) Inch (for 35 kV), (5 x 1/4) to (8 x 3/8) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV, 25 kV), (6 x 1/4) to (6 x 3/4) Inch (for 35 kV), (6 x 1/4) to (9 x 3/4) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV, 25 kV), (8 X 1/4) to (10 x 3/4) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV, 25 kV), (8 x 1/4) to (8 x 3/4) Inch (for 35 kV)
Relaxed Tube Length (Metric)
6.1 m
Round Size (Diameter)
15 kV), 4 - 4-7/8 Inch (for 35 kV), 4 to 4-7/8 Inch (for 25 kV), 4 to 6-1/8 Inch ( for 5 kV, 5 to 5-1/4 Inch (for 35 kV), 5 to 6-1/4 Inch (for 25 kV), 5 to 7-5/8 Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, See Sizing Chart on Data Sheet
Shape
Rectangular, Round, See Sizing Chart on Data Sheet, Square
Shrink Ratio
1.5 : 1, 2:1, 3:1, Variable
Solution
constructionbus
Splice Type
Heat Shrink
Square Size
(1 x 1) to (1-1/2 x 1-1/2) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV), (2 x 2) to (2-1/2 x 2 1/2) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV), (2-1/2 x 2-1/2) Inch (for 25 kV), (2-1/2 x 2-1/2) to (3 x 3) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV), (3 x 3) Inch (for 25 kV), (3 x 3) to (4 x 4) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV), (3-1/2 x 3-1/2) to (4 x 4) Inch (for 25 kV), (3-1/2 x 3-1/2) to (5 x 5) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV), (5 x 5) Inch (for 25 kV), (5 x 5) to (6 x 6) Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV), 10.29 - 16.43 inch OD (for 35 kV), 12.29 - 19.23 inch OD (for 35 kV), 15.43 - 16.86 inch OD (for 35 kV), 2 x 2 Inch (for 5 kV, 8 kV, 15 kV), 3.28 - 5.57 inch O.D. (for 25kV), 5.43 - 8.86 inch OD (for 25 kV), 6.67 - 10.86 inch OD (for 25 kV), 7.57 - 12.86 inch OD (for 25 kV), 8.28 - 13.00 inch OD (for 35 kV)
Units per Case
1
Voltage
15 kV, 25 kV, 35 kV, 5 kV, 8 kV
Details
  • Suitable for copper or aluminum bus bars, metal-enclosed bus bars, metal-clad switchgear and substation switchgear
  • Made of red cross-linked polyolefin
  • Withstands temperatures of -67 to 230 degrees F (-55 to 110 degrees C)
  • Flame-retardant
  • ASTM, IEC, ANSI, IEEE Approved and RoHS 2011/65/EU Compliant

3M™ Bus Bar Heat Shrink Tubing BBI is a flame retardant tubing that provides reliable protection and insulation for 5 to 35 kV rated applications. The cross linked polyolefin construction is split and solvent resistant while offering good tracking resistance. It offers a tight fit for rectangular, square or round bus bars.

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